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Spanish cinema : the auteurist tradition

Author: Peter William Evans
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spanish Cinema offers lively readings by established writers on key films made by leading directors working in the art movie or auteurist tradition. Each chapter concentrates on a single film.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Spanish cinema.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607420407
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter William Evans
ISBN: 0198184158 9780198184157 019818414X 9780198184140
OCLC Number: 41547861
Description: xxii, 350 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Prologue : The long march of the Spanish cinema towards itself / José Luis Borau --!Bienvenido Mr Marshall! (Berlanga, 1952) / Wendy Rolph --
In search of a new Spanish realism : Bardem's Calle mayor (1956) / Stephen Roberts --
Saura's Los golfos (1959; released 1962) : heralding a new cinema for the 1960s / Maria Delgado --
Culture and acculturation in Manuel Summers's Del rosa ... al amarillo (1963) / Susan Martin-Márquez --
Fetishism and the problem of sexual difference in Buñuel's Tristana (1970) / Jo Labanyi --
Between metaphysics and scientism : rehistoricizing Víctor Erice's El espíritu de la colmena (1973) / Paul Julian Smith --
Furtivos (Borau, 1975) : my mother, my lover / Peter William Evans --
Sex change and cultural transformation in Aranda and Abril's Cambio de sexo (1977) / Marsha Kinder --
Feminism, politics, and psychosis in Fernán Gómez's Mi hija Hildegart (1977) / Dominic Keown --
El corazón del bosque (Gutiérrez Aragón, 1979) : mist, myth, and history / John Hopewell --
Female subjectivity in Gary Cooper que estás en los cielos (Miró, 1980) / Rikki Morgan --
Re-imaging the community : Imanol Uribe's La muerte de Mikel (1983) and the cinema of transition / Marvin D'Lugo --
Epílogo (Suárez, 1984) / Xon de Ros --?Qué he hecho yo para merecer esto? (Almodóvar, 1984) / Núria Triana-Toribio --
La vida alegre (Colomo, 1986) / Robin Fiddian --
Las cosas del querer (Chávarri, 1989) / Chris Perriam --
Motherland : space, femininity, and Spanishness in Jamón jamón (Bigas Luna, 1992) / Celestino Deleyto --
Promiscuity, pleasure, and girl power : Fernando Trueba's Belle époque (1992) / Barry Jordan --
Julio Medem's Vacas (1991) : historicizing the forest / Isabel C. Santaolalla --
The eroteticism of Nadie hablará de nosotras cuando hayamos muerto (Díaz Yanes, 1995) / Bernard P.E. Bentley.
Responsibility: edited by Peter William Evans.
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These readings of films by key directors working in the art-movie/"auteurist" field, aims to strike a balance between representative films, directors and periods. Each chapter concentrates on one  Read more...

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Peter William Evans has assembled a fascinating guide to the achievements of twenty Spanish film-makers over a period of forty years, from the mid-1950s to 1995 ... This book will undoubtedly become Read more...

 
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